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5 hrs ago | The Courier
Police in Michigan said they arrested a shoplifting suspect following her slow-speed getaway in a $1,200 motorized wheelchair shopping cart taken from a Wal-Mart. The Muskegon Chronicle reported police located Shirley Mason, 46, about 2 miles away, riding the cart with $600 in clothing.
10 hrs ago | MLive.com
A Mason County judge has dismissed the murder charge against Sean Phillips, the Victory Township man accused of killing his infant daughter known to many as "Baby Kate" back in 2011. MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, MI - Sandra Lynn Detty knew tragedy long before she became a victim of one herself, said a family member on Monday, Sept.
13 hrs ago | MLive.com
Maybe that sounds crazy, but shop is mainly what we did during our day spent in downtown Muskegon. You know Laney -- if there's shopping to be had, she'll find it.
16 hrs ago | MLive.com
Muskegon Community College will celebrate its founding in 1926 with a "Roaring Twenties- style" event at the Lake House, 730 Terrace Point Drive, in Muskegon on Sept. 18. The event will take place from 6-8:30 p.m. and will feature live jazz, snacks, silent auction, cash bar and, of course, flappers.
16 hrs ago | MLive.com
A city known for its representation of Michigan's beauty, Ludington is home to a bar that houses many of the state's most popular beers. The Mitten Bar, located at 109 W. Ludington Ave., less than a mile from Lake Michigan, is owned and operated by husband and wife Brian and Megan Josefowicz.
How do you make death a joyous affair? Ask Steve and Cathy Jo Smith, experts on the rituals of an Irish wake. There is no mourning in the house.
The West Michigan Symphony is back for its 75th season, and the performers bring with them a lineup of music, performances and tributes that will highlight the symphony's past and celebrate its future. The symphony kicks off its season on Friday, Sept.
The bench seat presides over family court cases. Hoogstra was appointed to the non-partisan position in March 2013 by Gov. Rick Snyder, after John C. Ruck's retirement.
My wife Peg and I came to Muskegon in the early 1980s and sometimes it does feel as if nothing ever gets done here. But then, just look back over the past three decades.
An attempted retail fraud incident escalated at a local Wal-Mart store in Muskegon County after the alleged suspect threatened security guards with a weapon. The incident was reported shortly after 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept.
The Hall of Fame has posthumously named Stan R. Tyler Jr. of Muskegon as its 2014 member in the field of Philanthropy. The Michigan Irish American Hall of Fame was created to recognize Irish Americans who have made important contributions in various areas of life in Michigan.
MUSKEGON, Mich. There's a unique exhibit about the 9/11 Memorial site that you don't have to venture to New York to see.
It's been a Muskegon staple since 1946, and now it has a chance to be Michigan's Best Neighborhood Bar. The Marine Tap Room, located at 1983 Lakeshore Drive, in the heart of Muskegon's Lakeside neighborhood, finished third in MLive Muskegon Chronicle's poll.
Police in Michigan say they arrested a shoplifting suspect following her slow-speed getaway in a $1,200 motorized wheelchair shopping cart taken from a Walmart. The Muskegon Chronicle says police located 46-year-old Shirley Mason about 2 miles away, riding the cart with $600 in clothing.
Muskegon Heights Mayor Darrell Paige said the city is putting plans in place for the scheduled loss of water contracts with Norton Shores and Fruitport Township. Those two wholesale customers represent 70 percent of the water sold by Muskegon Heights, and both are on track to go their own way in April 2015.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:15 pm
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